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Fayose wrong to announce presidential ambition – Ekiti PDP factional chair

Factional Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman in Ekiti State, Chief Williams Ajayi, has faulted Governor Ayo Fayose for announcing his presidential ambition at the non-elective National Convention held on Saturday in Abuja. Ajayi said Fayose’s declaration of a presidential ambition was at variance with the party’s position that the presidential …

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Five Armed Robbers Killed In Calabar

The Police in Calabar on Monday killed five armed robbery suspects during a gun duel with the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The spokesperson of the Police Command in Cross River, ASP Irene Ugbo, who briefed newsmen, said that the suspected robbers attacked and snatched a bag containing some money from …

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Fayose sets new age limit for contestants in Ekiti

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has set age limit for contestants into the state’s local council election. Fayose fixed eligibility age at 18 to 40years, thereby barring aspirants above 40 years from contesting. This was contained in a statement by his Special Assistant on New Media and Public Communications, …

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Two Nigerians Arrested In India For Lottery Scam

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New Delhi, Jul 17 (PTI) Police have arrested two Nigerian nationals and one of their Indian accomplice for duping several people through fake “lottery”, and recovered Rs 4 lakh cash from them. Efforts are on to arrest two more members of the gang, including another Nigerian, who have cheated people …

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Nigerian ‘Yahoo Boys’ Reportedly Steal $3billion

Nigerian H@ckers and cyber criminals are being accused of masterminding a grand theft of information and money running into billions of dollars, worldwide. According to experts, the Nigerians are able to carry out the heist by sending phishing emails to commercial organizations and industrial enterprises, which they later steal dry. …

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Gun Salutes at General Adeyinka Adebayo’s Burial

It was tribute from notable personalities for the late former military governor of the old Western Region, Adeyinka Adebayo, as he was buried on Friday in his home town. Dignitaries filed in at the Oluyemi Kayode Stadium in Ado-Ekiti to pay their last respects. A 21-gun salute by local hunters …

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Petroleum Marketers Stop Fuel Supply to Ekiti

Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), at the weekend, stopped supply of fuel to Ekiti State. They are protesting the demolition of four filling stations under construction in Ado-Ekiti by Governor Ayo Fayose. The demolition, they claimed, “was done in bad faith and malice”. The governor, who revoked their …

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Fayemi Should Appear before us – Ekiti Assembly

The Ekiti State House of Assembly has summoned the former Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi to appear before the House on Feb.7. The House at its plenary sitting on Thursday in Ado-Ekiti frowned at the failure of the former governor to appear before it for two consecutive times …

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Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, condemned the removal of the Chief Security Officer (CSO) to Rivers State Governor

Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has condemned the removal of the Chief Security Officer (CSO) to the Rivers State Governor, Mr Nyesom Wike less than five days to the State’s legislative re-run election, saying; “With this ignoble action by the federal government, it is now clear that the federal …

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The Headies Awards 2016: See Complete List Of Nominees

The list which comprises of 21 categories covers different genre of Nigerian pop music culture. The highly-anticipated list of nominees of The Headies 2016 has been released. The list which comprises of 21 categories covers different genre of Nigerian pop music culture. See the complete list of nominees below:(YEAR IN …

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SPORT! Man Utd Can Be Champions Under Mourinho – Cantona

Former Manchester United great Eric Cantona has backed Jose Mourinho’s squad to get back to challenging for top honours, three years since they last won the Premier League. “It’s just the beginning. Manchester can still be champions. Jose Mourinho is a successful manager at a successful club which this year …

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NGO Set to Train 10,000 Jobless Youths in Ekiti

Over 10,000 jobless youths in Ekiti State are to undergo training in various vocations to reduce the high rate of unemployment and alleviate poverty in the land. The training, which is a brainchild of Knowledge and Courage Youth Development Centre, a non-governmental organization (NGO), will be flagged off on November …

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EFCC Arrest Fake Polytechnic Owner in Ilogbo Ekiti – SEE PHOTOS

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Office on Monday arraigned in a Federal High Court, Ado-Ekiti an alleged illegal polytechnic operator. The alleged illegal operator, Johnson Babatola was arraigned before Justice Taiwo Taiwo on a 7-count charge bordering on Advance fee fraud and operation of illegal Polytechnic. …

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Nigerian Singer Poses Completely N**e

Popular Nigerian singer, Esegine Allen, popularly known as Orezi has posed completely n**e. This he did on the art cover of his new song titled ‘Call the police’. In the picture, the singer had just a table phone to cover up his m*****d. About two weeks ago, the singer was …

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